Charlotte Carpenter is the perfect embodiment of independence, acclaimed by Total Guitar, Best Fit, Clash, NME, Consequence of Sound alongside BBC Introducing, 2 and 6 Music. With a growing number of releases under her wing alongside heavy touring with the likes of Marika Hackman, Liz Lawrence, Eliza Shaddad and Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly, Charlotte has brought herself to the forefront of alternative singer/songwriters. Charlotte has appeared at Boardmasters, Moseley Folk, Dot To Dot, Belladrum, Barn On The Farm as well as festivals and tours across Lithuania, Portugal, Spain, Belgium and Germany.
Single releases ‘Fire‘ and Shelter‘ turned the ears of Total Guitar, claiming Charlotte as a ‘Guitarist to watch in 2017’ which caught the attention of Sky TV and ‘Fire’ picked up the advert for crime drama ‘Shades of Blue’. Follow up singles ‘Babywoman‘ and ‘Follow You Down‘ in 2019 were heavily championed by BBC 6/Tom Robinson, scoring Charlotte a place at Latitude Festival for BBC Introducing in 2019 and was later invited to panel for BBC Introducing Live 2019, to inspire emerging artists to be DIY.
In January 2020, Charlotte was invited to give a Tedx Talk and shared her experiences as an independent woman in music which steamrolled into her launching the podcast ‘Indie Insider’ coining itself as “the podcast for artists, by artists”. Guests have included Orla Gartland, Eliza Shaddad, Sentric and AWAL.
Charlotte has been described as “the perfect embodiment of independence; place a piece of wood in her hand and she will use it to craft something of value to the world around her” ♫♪♪
Also providing the soulful melodies on the night will be:
- Rob Clamp: ‘Rob is a singer/songwriter from the Southampton, who has spent most of his adult life travelling and playing in a variety of countries. Always writing music has kept Rob grounded, with songs about his experiences travelling and the people he meets. He has enjoyed much success performing on the local music scene around; Southampton, Winchester and London whilst also having been featured on Radio Solent’s ‘BBC introducing’. Often being cited for his ability to combine flowing melodies with free spirited lyrics, recorded with an ‘almost acoustic’ sound to add a rustic feel to his thought provoking songwriting.’ ♫♪♪
- Enter the mind of blindZ a multi instrumentalist project that captures the trance upbeat vibes with a twist whilst taking you on a journey. Creating music to move people and blending such music at times with forestry ambient sounds. This project uses no loops or laptops, everything is created live and yet still has an energetic club like feel, taking a sharp corner at times to come right down and stop the noise inside ones head.
- Tiggy Tree is an independent singer/songwriter based in Winchester. Inspired by the likes of Hozier, Ben Howard, Joni Mitchell, and Dodie Clarke, Tiggy performs with a wistfully soothing voice, accompanied by her own hypnotic lyricism. Her dreamy single, ‘Misunderstood‘, is available for streaming on Spotify, Apple Music, iTunes, and Amazon Music. ♫♪♪